August 18, 2016
In the first of an ongoing series of community oriented events, attendees will pick up trash in Forsyth Park and head north along Whitaker and Abercorn Street, ending up on River Street. All while playing Pokémon Go. The top three participants with the most trash by weight will win Parker’s Cash Cards. Attendees will be provided with free trash bags and latex gloves. This event is free and open to the public. Members of the media are welcome to attend.
August 12, 2016
On August 5, Sprint Foods hosted Congressman Jody Hice as part of the NACS In Store Program. Congressman Hice was able to meet with employees and interact with customers, while being updated on issues affecting our industry.
August 11, 2016
The Fall 2016 edition of GACS Today is now available online. Inside you’ll find:
• Meet Brian Griffith: GACS Chairman 2016–2017
• Road to the White House — Understanding the 2016 Presidential Election
• New FDA Regulations
• Going the Extra Mile: Mansfield Energy Corporation Celebrates 30 Year Partnership With MDA
• Foresight for the Forecourt: Emerging Energy Policies Offer Insight Into the Future of Fueling
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